Monday, October 3, 2011

Animal Instincts

The next Bloggers Do It Better challenge is all about animals. Prints? Textures? I rounded up two of my three animal-related items (faux fur vest with the snakeskin clutch) and went crazy with colors and texture pairings. Sorry for the sensory overload! Fall, I'm so ready for ya.
vest: Zara Girl fur waistcoat (sold here; similar; similar)
belt: J.Crew piped glitter (similar; similar)
rings: Forever 21 delicate etchings (similar); H&M filigree (similar)
clutch: H&M snake-embossed envelope (may still be in stores; similar)
shoes: Ann Taylor covered platform bootie (similar; similar)

26 comments:

  1. oh i never thought about adding faux fur into the mix but what a great idea! this outfit is lovely!

    cute & little

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  2. We are faux fur twins today :) I love the pattern mixing in this outfit, and love how you made this skirt fall appropriate!

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  3. How fun! I am so into faux fur and i think your take on this is perfect! Only a fashionista could pull off this outfit, I like the pink with the lighter fur color. Nice post

    xoDale
    http://www.savvyspice.net/

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  4. The patter and texture mix is great Cee! And those booties are hot!

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  5. I love the pink on pink! I don't have a neon pink gingham shirt but I have one that may match my Loft skirt...idea stealing now!

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  6. The AT platform booties are sleek and gorgeous on you. They instantly add "Fall" to this outfit along with the faux fur. I must've said this before, I'm sure, but they look more expensive than Ann Taylor. I furiously scrolled down your post to see where they are from, and was surprised all over again that they were only AT.

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  7. Totally agree with Jean from PetiteAsianGirl. This outfit is so fall-ready. Loving it!!

    <3 J

    http://missjess211.blogspot.com/

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  8. Super cute Cee!! It looks like you are ready for fall, but saying your last goodbyes to summer! :)

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  9. The gingham on print is an absolute revelation. I was just on J Crew today pondering some print and passed it up....I am a little sad that I did. Love the way you always mix things up.

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  10. You did a great job with this challenge! I love those Ann Taylor booties. The kids fur vest looks great on you! Much better than on me!! : )

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  11. ooooo love the faux fur, I can't wait to see how else you wear it! SO EXCITING!

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  12. This is such a great mix. The skirt pattern is fantastic.

    *Erin

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  13. This outfit is all kinds of awesome!!! Love the mix!!! Done to perfection! :)

    ♡ from © tanvii.com

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  14. Love this outfit, I just posted my BDIB post. I love how you mixed a fall fur vest with the lighter prints and colors. It's such an interesting and cool look!

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  15. Thank you all for your feedback <3

    @TaraMixandMatch - I don't know about you, but I plan on wearing my vest as much as possible this winter!

    @eek - Light pink gingham shirt? I wish mine was not as bright so there's more outfit contrast. Alas, I'm like a giant billboard, lol.

    @PetiteAsianGirl - I took your advice on the AT perfect pumps, then took a chance on these booties... I gotta say, AT sure makes some fabulous shoes. I'm hooked!

    @Noelani - I'm sorry to hear. If it's any consolation, J.Crew brings back gingham often in an assortment of colors. Do keep your eyes out!

    @The Little Dust Princess - Pshhh the fur vest looked great on you and you know it ;) I'm glad you found ones you love more in H&M!

    @Elle - Eh? I thought you (or am I thinking of someone else) didn't like faux fur? Or... are you slowly coming to the dark side? :)

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  16. I am looking for booties but haven't found the perfect pair yet....I am currently drooling over yours...hehehee

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  17. LOVE all of your prints mixed together, you look fabulous!!! <3shelby

    www.makemesparkly.com

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  18. Fabs!! I love sensory overload. lay it on me!!

    Visit me!!
    Love from Oregon USA,
    Danielle
    xoxoxoxo
    animalia

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  19. Love the fur vest and that clutch is gorgeous!

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  20. I love this. The different prints look great with the faux fur.
    -Meagan
    www.spunkychateau.com

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  21. Love your booties, they are adorable!! Also love the furry vest that you paired with all of the pink. This is such a gorgeous look!

    I am a visitor from the BDIB Challenge & just became your newest follower! I would love for you to visit my blog & follow back if you'd like. :)

    Also, check out my giveaway for a Missoni for Target hat!!

    Blessings,
    Kat
    www.maryanddyer.blogspot.com

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  22. Hi--found you through the BDIB challenge, and I love your style! I'm a new follower :)

    And I need that vest.

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  23. Very daring! But you pulled it off perfectly! I love how you unexpectedly paired the black ankle boots with the rest of the outfit!

    www.machaela-lynn.blogspot.com

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